Trivia: Origin of “Tagaytay”
No records can be found to claim how Tagaytay has been given it’s name, but instead a legend up until now is believed to have been the origin of the word “Tagaytay”. A story about a father and son who were out for a wild boar hunt, when it started chasing them and attacked them. This was when the boy shouted “TAGA” which means “to cut” and “ITAY” which means “Father” to his father, and by putting these two together we come up with “TAGA-ITAY”.
It’s quite interesting at how the name of the Tagaytay actually started from this legend, regardless if it’s the real deal or not since there’s no harm in believing.
Lungsod ng Tagaytay (The City of Tagaytay) is a third class city, located in the Province of Cavite on the island of Luzon. Also dubbed as the “Second Summer Capital of the Philippines” due to its cold and refreshing climate. It is about 56 Kilometers south of Manila, overlooking Manila Bay on the North, Taal Volcana and Taal Lake on the south while the Laguna Bay on the East.
Did you know?
Tagaytay City is administratively subdivided into 34 barangays.
It is also home to the world’s smallest Volcano, the Taal Volcano which is an island within an island.
With all these interesting facts you’ve discovered, aren’t you itching to visit the wonderful City of Tagaytay? So let’s start your getaway plans with living accommodations! With Tagaytay City Suite, you can bet that you will enjoy the services and more. It is located in Cityland Condominium Tagaytay City, with private parking available for the best accommodation experience. It is 4.7 km from Picnic Grove and 6.8 km from People’s Park in the Sky and 8 km from Taal Lake with the nearest airport Manila International Airport that is 43.5 km from the property.
City Suite has 25.10 sq with
— 1 bedroom
— Living room with sofa bed
— bar table and chairs
— Toilet & bathroom
— Kitchen with brand new appliances
Guest has access to the unit, swimming pool & parking with fee.
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